Interpolation problems for curves in projective space

Series: 
Algebra Seminar
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 15:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 006
,  
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
,  
In this talk we will discuss the following question: When does there exist a curve of degree d and genus g passing through n general points in P^r? We will focus primarily on what is known in the case of space curves (r=3).